Cyclo® Helical Buddybox Gear motor - Versatile and durable gear motor with helical gearing for industrial applications
Cyclo® Helical Buddybox Gear motor - Versatile and durable gear motor with helical gearing for industrial applications

Cyclo® Helical Buddybox Gearmotor

Helical gearbox with Cyclo reducer input. Features keyless, Steel Taper-Grip® bushing for easy installation.

Offset parallel, helical gearbox in a rugged integral, shaft-mounted design.

  • Integrated Cyclo® technology
  • Keyless Taper-Grip® Bushing or Keyed Hollow Bore
  • Ideal for Screw-Conveyor applications


Cyclo® HBB

Sumitomo’s Cyclo® Helical Buddybox® (Cyclo® HBB) speed reducers and gearmotors provide innovative shaft-mounted drive solutions for demanding applications. The Cyclo® HBB combines the quiet, efficient and reliable performance of the Cyclo® input with the rugged helical-gear output. The modular design provides a compact, efficient product and the most flexible range of output speed and torque combinations available.

Key Facts

93 %
4 inch
Max Bore Size
40 HP
Max Rating
Modular Design
Interchangeable cast-iron housings in flange, face or shaft-mount configurations.
Cyclo® Technology
Quiet, efficient and reliable operation with high-torque density and compact size.
Taper-Grip® Bushing
Provides quick, easy mounting and removal of the unit without the need for a custom shaft.
No Thermal Limitations
Highly-efficient design never needs an external fan.
Rugged Monoblock Housing
Monoblock-housing design eliminates the possibility of leaks at housing split.
CEMA Screw Conveyor
CEMA standard shafts and compact design eliminates belts, sheaves and guards, saving space and reducing maintenance.
Double-Output Seals
Prevent lubricant leaks and protect from contamination.
Mounting Versatility
Flange, Face, and Shaft Mounting options allow for universal mounting.
Long Life Bearings
Oversized, heavy-duty bearings for maximum strength and service life.

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Ratio range
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Ratio range
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